Senior Project Accountant - Contract to Perm

IPS Group
London (Greater)
12 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Excellent opportunity to join one of the larger City Insurance business

Reporting directly to the finance director, the objective of this role will be to deliver on a program of finance transformation works, in line with the groups target operating model deadline.

Main responsibilities will include:

To take ownership and deliver on the following projects …

  • Finance Operations; projects include implementing self-service tools in the areas of expenses & invoicing, reviewing cash/bank operating model & integration of potential M&A activities.
  • Management Accounting; projects include reviewing existing cost allocation models and ensure these are fit for purpose, and exploring potential tools for improving planning & forecast processes.
  • Financial Accounting; projects include reviewing latest IFRS standards and their impact to Finance, as well as exploring potential tools for improving financial reporting and closing calendar processes.
  • Work with the business to ensure that Finance is well positioned to support the group target operating model.
  • Manage tasks within agreed timetable including booking relevant review meetings with management.
  • Critically appraise all processes and assumptions on an ongoing basis with a 'continual improvement outlook' and proactively engage with relevant stakeholders to improve where opportunity exists.
  • Assist in other areas of the team where appropriate and any other ad-hoc task as assigned.

The successful candidate will be a qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/ACMA) and must have strong London Insurance market experience. For more information please contact , 0207 481 8111

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